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Mississippi State University, Lincoln and Civil War Collection Gift

16 Nov 2017 1:51 PM | Anne Hudson (Administrator)

An unparalleled private Lincoln and Civil War collection amassed over the past 50 years by former Rhode Island Chief Justice - and nationally known Abraham Lincoln authority - Frank J. Williams and Virginia Williams, has been donated to Mississippi State University.  MSU President Mark E. Keenum and Judge Williams on June 20 announced the extraordinary gift that Keenum said will transform MSU into one the nation's leading destinations for scholars and students of the American Civil War. For more information visit http://library.msstate.edu/williamscollection

Submitted by

Stephen Cunetto

Associate Dean

Mississippi State University


        

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